Short and Long positions

What is the difference between long and short positions? What are the risk involved in short positions?

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The trader who own an asset is said to have a Long Position. A trader is said to have a short position in market when he has sold an asset that was not owned by him. If prices of assets are high will be a risk for short position.

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